Some stable difference approximations to a fourth-order parabolic partial differential equation

Authors:
G. Fairweather and A. R. Gourlay

Journal:
Math. Comp. **21** (1967), 1-11

MSC:
Primary 65.68

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1967-0221785-2

Corrigendum:
Math. Comp. **22** (1968), 246-247.

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0221785

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